Castor Oil x 500ml
Nutrigold Castor oil is derived from castor beans and is used externally with packing fabric as a technique to support health. Castor oil uses have dated back to early Egyptian times, used by many practitioners, healers and used by naturopaths worldwide. Castor oil is rich in a fatty acid called Ricinoleic Acid extracted from the castor seed Ricinus Communis which is where the healing properties are considered to be found.
Nutrigold castor oil is the refined grade and is hexane free.
Use: Open the packing fabric (Product Code: NC007) and fold into three. Soak the fabric with the castor oil and apply the pack to your mid-back area first for around 30 minutes, securing in place with cling film. Place a hot water bottle on the castor oil pack and rest in a quiet place for the allotted time. You can then move the pack to your chosen area, packing for another 30 - 60 minutes, or as directed by a practitioner. The pack can be placed back into the plastic bag provided and stored in the fridge. The castor oil pack can be re-used up to 30 times. Apply extra castor oil to the pack as needed on each application.
Storage: Once opened store in fridge.
Cautions: Keep out of reach of children. Do not use if lid seal is broken. Not recommended for use during menstruation or pregnancy. Castor oil is for external use only. Do not consume. Do not use packing on areas of irritated or sore skin. Castor oil may stain clothing or bedding – use an old towel or t-shirt when packing. Any concerns of prescription drug interactions or if under medical supervision please consult your GP or nutritional practitioner or contact us for more information.